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Big Strawberry Daifuku from kyorakudo

Big Strawberry Daifuku from kyorakudo

Daifuku is a Japanese confection consisting of a small round mochi (glutinous rice cake) stuffed with sweet filling, most commonly anko, sweetened red bean paste made from azuki beans.

Big Strawberry Daifuku from kyorakudo

They use Amaou Strawberries. The Amaou Strawberries is a variety produced in Fukuoka. Red and large on the outside and perfectly sweet and tart inside. Amaou is simply delicious and quite popular in Japanese.
This luxury Big Strawberry Daifuku is heaven!!

kyorakudo

Juicy cherry ORB! (Vivienne Westwood)

Vivienne Westwood cherry-ORB

This time, Vivienne Westwood turn her symbol ORB into a cherry on the creamy cupcake! it’s a gift from my friend. she really spoils me ;)

Vivienne Westwood Japan

“Aranzi Aronzo” Cute characters from Japan

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“Aranzi Aronzo” Cute characters from Japan

“Aranzi Aronzo” Cute characters from Japan

“Aranzi Aronzo” produce cute original characters which are strange, cool, silly, relaxing and friendly. It’s so hard to decide which characters I get.

“Aranzi Aronzo” Cute characters from Japan

“Aranzi Aronzo” Cute characters from Japan

Aranzi Aronzo

Karel Capek Sweet Tea Room

Karel Capek Sweets Tea Room

For us, you know, “Karel Capek” is not only a guy who wrote “Robot”
(however I love his dog & cat essays!) but a cutest Tea brand in Japan.

Karel Capek Sweets Tea Room

I went to their tiny tea room at Kichijoji. That’s my very first
experience of English (or American?) style strawberry shortcake! yum:9

Karel Capek
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Sale at HYSTERIC GLAMOUR 2

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Sale at HYSTERIC GLAMOUR 2

This is a plaid easy dress from HYSTERIC GLAMOUR. I enjoy the comfort of this irresistibly soft Plaid Flannel Dress.

HYSTERIC GLAMOUR

Cow’s Pudding from Farm Designs

Cow's Pudding from Farm Designs

These are Cow’s Puddings from Farm Designs in Hokkaido.

Cow's Pudding from Farm Designs

The milk-happy Puddings are patterned cow print with dark chocolat.
You can get them at special sales events of department stores in Tokyo.

Farm Designs

Kagoshima Asaichi (Japanese farmers market at Kagoshima)

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Asaichi opens in front of Kagoshima station on every weekday morning.

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They sells fresh vegetables, fish, bento, foods and cakes. I recommend a very sweet baked potato. Kagoshima is a famous region of a sweet potato source in Japan. Let’s try it !

Kagoshima Asaichi

Sale at Tsumori Chisato 2

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Sale at Tsumori Chisato 2

This is a knit cardigan from Tsumori Chisato. I love the warm and soft touch.

Tsumori Chisato

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